Bible month was observed in Calcutta St. Thomas Orthodox cathedral, by reading the Holy bible from Genesis to revelation by the members of Martha Mariam Vanitha Samajam starting from 16th July to 15th August.
On 9thAugust under the leadership of Vicar, Rev. Fr. John Jacob, members of MMVS visited two places: (1) Arunima Hospices, a palliative care Centre for Aids patients and (2) Shanti Niwas, an Old Age Home. During the visit membersspent some time with the inmates and sponsored the cost of one day meal for both the Centers and also distributed clothes, sweets, etc.
On 15thAugust after Holy Qurbana, as is being done every year, One Day Conference was organized under the leadership of our Vicar. Ref. Fr. Santhosh Pappachan, Principal, St. Stephen’s School, Durgapur was the main resource person. The theme was: Proverbs 14:1, “The wise woman builds her house, but the foolish tears it down with her own hands”.
Martha Mariam Vanitha Samajam, Calcutta Unit